Austintown cops arrest woman on prostitution charge

AUSTINTOWN — Township police made a prostitution-related arrest Wednesday.

According to a police report, officers assigned “to combat certain criminal activities including prostitution associated with human trafficking” responded to an ad on a website used for escort services. They arranged a meeting Wednesday night and agreed to a price of $150 for an hour, according to the report.

At a location in the 500 block of South Raccoon Road, police arrested Audreyona Ward on charges of soliciting and possessing criminal tools.

Subscribe Today

Sign up for our email newsletter to receive daily news.

Want more? Click here to subscribe to either the Print or Digital Editions.